This New Song from a Young Christian Will Leave You Breathless

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What if Christian music didn’t gloss over how hard life can be? Lenise Morales is a Campolo Scholar at the Campolo Center for Ministry at Eastern University. Her forthcoming EP, which will be recorded this summer, seeks to use non-“church music” to reach a broad audience that needs to meet the real Jesus. She says:…

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An Evening with Tony Campolo and Mark Lowry Sunday, June 26th at 7 PM


Laugh, cry, think and worship during an unforgettable evening with Tony and Mark. Dove and Grammy Award winning artist Mark Lowry joins Eastern University Professor Emeritus Tony Campolo for a unique performance on stage where they communicate profound Biblical truths through music and storytelling. The Ocean City Tabernacle will make this special service available online…

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What we need from the next generation of Christian leaders

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Young Christians are missing something huge from their lives. What could they do for Christ if they got it? “Is it possible to ask ourselves to know Jesus all the way, not just halfway? I think most of us are scared of the answer,” says Michelle Miles. South Jersey native Michelle is a Campolo Scholar…

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Are Christians doing urban ministry all wrong?


And are we doomed to a rising generation that doesn’t know the poor or how to help them? Planting churches in big cities—especially in gentrified areas—is a trendy thing to do these days. Some of those churches are doing remarkable things. But sometimes the focus on “sexy” ministry techniques and upper-income neighborhoods creates a danger.…

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Meet the Campolo Scholars

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When we launched the Campolo Center for Ministry less than two years ago, we had an ambitious, long-term, strategic goal to raise up a new generation of pastors and Christian leaders. We longed to see talented young people serve and revitalize our churches and help our communities of faith navigate the challenges of the day.…

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(FREE) The Power of God’s Love Mission Conference

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The Greater Philadelphia community is invited to Paoli Presbyterian Church for “The Power of God’s Love,” a mission conference from 8:30 a.m. to 2 p.m. on Saturday, April 9. Tony Campolo will be the keynote speaker at 1 p.m. Guests should please register at Lunch is provided (donation basket) at noon. Click here for…

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It’s Friday, but Sunday’s Comin’!

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Yes, it is Good Friday. With Easter and the celebration of the resurrection of Jesus Christ before us this Sunday, we wanted to share a clip to perhaps Tony’s best known sermon: “It’s Friday, but Sunday’s comin’!” We hope you enjoy this classic sermon – and that it leads you afresh into a time of…

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We are almost there!

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We are almost there! The Campolo Center for Ministry has almost raised the goal of $81,000 to celebrate Tony’s 81st birthday – and to provide needed scholarship funds for rising church leaders. The two matching grant donors have offered to extend the deadline for gifts toward this “81 for 81” effort until March 18th. If…

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Last chance for Tony’s birthday!

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It’s Tony’s 81st birthday today! Have you joined the drive yet? We want to beat last year’s surprise birthday gift, fund the next group of Campolo Scholars, and build the future of the church! Please consider making a donation now. Your support of as little as $81 makes a huge difference—if 100 people do that,…

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WATCH LIVE 10 AM EST: Tony’s former student asks “What is the Gospel?”

Shane Claiborne and Tony Campolo

Together we launched the Campolo Center of Ministry at Eastern University to make it possible for students to pursue ministry without the crippling obstacle of debt. By the grace of God, the Campolo Scholars will be part of a new generation of leaders for the church, people who have been prepared to face the challenges…

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